Melissa – 2.5ml
Melissa is sometimes referred to as lemon balm due to its strong lemony scent. Melissa oil is steam-distilled from the leaves and flowering tops of the plant. It has anti-depressant properties and is indicated for insomnia, hysteria and irritability. It is also an anti-spasmodic and reputed to regulate the digestive system, relieving stomach cramps and nausea.
Ideal uses: Please conduct own research
Precautions: A possible sensitizer and dermal irritant.
Fun Fact: The high price of Melissa is due to the fact that approximately 3 tonnes of plant material is required to yield around 0.5 litres of oil.